11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Tehran
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Tehran

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

Tehran, Iran to Rovaniemi is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Tehran to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tehran in January, things will get colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -10°C and lows about -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo trip planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, expect slightly colder with lows of -22°C in Akaslompolo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then stroll through Kids' Land.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -11°C, while at night they dip to -21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

5
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Pack the 8th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in January; daily highs in Helsinki reach -3°C and lows reach -9°C. On the 10th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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